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>> mason: tonight the economic deal hits a somethat that. what house leaders don't like about the senate plan for avoiding tax increases and budget cuts in 2013. report from nancy cordes and major garrett. a new year and new taxes to pay for obamacare. but will it cost jobs? do you think it may affect the number of people you can hire? keeping times square safe on new year's eve. seth doane behind the scenes with the f.b.i. and michelle miller on the portraits that tell the story of the mepls. >> reporter: what are theying? what is it they're trying to convey in these pictures? >> captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> pelley: good evening. scott is off tonight, i'm anthony mason. america went over the fiscal cliff at midnight, but we are still waiting to see if it will be a hard fall or a soft landing early this morning, the senate passed a compromise bill that raises income taxes for individuals earning $400,000 a year and families earning $450,000. everyone else would be spared. it would also delay spending cuts for at least two mon
evening.y: good evening. y mason. off tonight. fiscalthony mason. america went over the fiscal cliff at midnight, but we are still waiting to see if it will be a hard fall or a soft isnding. early this morning, the senate pass passed a compromise bill that raises raises income taxes for individuals earning $400,000 a ,000.and families earning $450,000. ever everyone else would be spared. it would also delay spending cuts for at least two months, and that does not sit well with many house republicans. cy, where do we go from here? we have two reports, beginning with nancy cordes at the capitol. >> reporter: anthony, house republicans do not like this deal. ousy say it needs serious spending cuts. so tonight, house republican le leaders are counting votes, otes a to figure out if they some enough republican votes-- and republican votes alone-- to pass a bill that puts some spending cuts into the deal, a move they acknowledge is risky. house speaker john boehner met with house republicans for an hour and a half today. he didn't share his opinion of the bill, but many other did.lic
of caves and tunnels is known as solomon's quarry. king solomon is the founding father of the free masons. >> reporter: the reminder of solomon, his temple and his construction, seems to seep from these walls. tears of the king. >> the tears of the king. >> reporter: why is he crying? >> well, this was the end of the first temple period. >> reporter: it was under zedekiah rule that jerusalem fell to the babylonians. the temple was destroyed. and the ark of the covenant went missing from both history and the pages of the bible. >> the last time anybody really sees it, according to the biblical tradition. >> reporter: many believe these underground tunnels were used to secretly transport the ark out of jerusalem. and when the babylonian troops took inventory of the treasures they had plundered, something was missing. >> there are other stories that maybe someone spirited the ark out of the city, just ahead of the destruction. >> reporter: are people trying to be detectives and try to uncover something? >> well, some people prefer to leave it as it is. and some people i know, still look -- w
must be 80 years of age. as far as young people that are coming out of some george mason university which is a hotbed of austrian economics and public choice economics. i'm not sure there is anyone really of that stature who is writing columns for the new york times and so forth. thomas told rights, would he is in his 80's. so it's hard to say. my book is one of the more popular textbooks now. so i teach and so forth. i have been on the tv shows. maybe i'm playing a little bit of greuel. friedman always said that he stood on the shoulders of giants . isaac newton. and i feel the same way. i've benefited so much for all of these great economists who've come before me. >> you said you teach. where are you currently teaching? >> mercy college, teaching a program at sing sing penitentiary believe there not. i was teaching at columbia university. .. the best and brightest, what i'll tell you what, a maximum-security prison to all male. twenty-five students. they have an incredible thirst for knowledge. unbelievable how these men who have been in prison, committed serious crimes in their
-time jam. 79-50. their 11th straight win. fire up the bat. it's george mason basketball visiting south florida tonight. second half action tied at 22. johnny williams goes old school. watch this nice little post up move, hook shot making it. takes the lead 24-22. a few plays later south florida with the ball. anthony collins, knocks down the three-pointer. 14 points for brock. bulls on top by one. later in the half, up by six now. collins throws up the alley-oop to rudd. patriots come back but south florida, they hold on and win it, 61-50. that's your sports for tonight. looking forward to the big time game tomorrow. redskins and cowboys. should be a good one. >> do we like these conditions tomorrow for the game? >> the redskins are at home so i like that. >> it's an advantage. >> crazy cold weather right? >> cowboys play inside all the time in their own stadium. >> all right. lots to talk about tomorrow. >> yes. >> thanks. that's our news for tonight. "saturday night live" is up next. have a great
rated prime time news program in the country and miss mason is obviously woefully uninformed, is this woman-- >> i have to take the factor and-- look, here is the thing, bill, the honest short answer is, i don't have a clue as to what she's talking about. howie kirtz raised a legitimate point when he talked about people who are motor commenttators on shows like this and political activists at the same time working for a party or a candidate, but the-- i mean, if she was implying, i've got to be honest, i don't know what she was saying, if she's implying you're in the tank, the only tank i can figure out you're in is in the bill o'reilly tank, you love bill o'reilly and. >> bill: the shark tank. >> and butt in the down-- you never saw bill o'reilly under the bus. >> bill: the question was fairly clear, as you defined. all right, you hire guys like begala and carville and karl rove, you're hiring a party, you're hiring the party guys, that's what they do and then when they come in they're looking at it it through the prism of the party and all of a sudden, this woman comes on a
mason university found spending cut will result in two million jobs lost and 215 billion dollar drop in the nation gross domestic product. that's the value of all the goods and services produced. for california it means defense spending would be cut by half billion dollars. 12,000 children from low income family would look the access to head start programs, 2,000 fewer women not given screening for breast cervical cancer. domestic violence people would lose services. 8,000 tour california tested for hive and 2 96,000 students would see their title 1 benefit cut. employment assistance to 143 143,000 job seekers also cut. and uc health system could face 21 million in cuts from the loss of medicare revenue. after today white house meeting nancy pelosi said she was encouraged a little. >> but it was constructive and candor is constructive and i think it moved us forward. well see. >>reporter: republicans blame president obama for the collapse of a bigger deal which would have cut spending and reduce the debt. >> it is the president's responsibility to layout a plan and to bring peop
being sucked up in the tornado. >> reporter: further east in the state, in stone county, theresa mason and her boyfriend took shelter from a tornado inside their truck. >> it started jerking us and spinning us. >> reporter: the same fast-moving storms brought blizzard conditions to parts of the country's midsection. causing a 21-vehicle pileup in oklahoma city. and the system is heading east, bringing with it treacherous conditions on the day after christmas, often a busy travel day. enough of a threat for some in cleveland to stock up on supplies. >> ready to go. >> i decided to get what we needed and go home. >> reporter: the storms are blamed for at least three deaths in texas, louisiana and oklahoma. live in new york, wendy gillette, abc news. muhammad and brandi, back to you. >> thanks, wendy. >>> here's a look ahead at the nation's weather. winter watches and warnings are in effect for almost half of the country. the northeast could see a rain/snow mix for the evening commute before it turns all winter rain. wet from san francisco all the way to seattle. >> it is extremely cold i
. the terps won 11 in a row and that is the longest winning streak in a decade. george mason plays south florida tonight, american at 6th-ranked kansas. >>> meanwhile, losing to three of the last four games and out west facing byu15 secs into the game and hits the 3-point, later in the first half, left all alone and guess what? hits another 3-pointer and had 29 points in the first half and eddie with the offensive board and the putback and with that team high of 17 points. and with that rebound to davies and the foul, the career high, 42 points, virginia tech falls to byu, 97-71 and the hokies open up acc play next saturday, hosting maryland. >>> tonight, the wizards can win back-to-back games the first time since last april. early on, things didn't look good against the magic. nelson made four first-quarter 3-pointers and with that 25-8 lead. in the second quarter, rallying back from a 17-point deficit and off the rebound. the perfect alley-oop for the dunk and had 11. the wizards led by 3 at the half. in the second half, this time gives it to a cutting nene down the lane. two of his 23
marriage. maryland is the first state south of the mason-dixon line to make gay marriage legal. >>> demanding access to social media accounts like facebook or twitter. laws in california and illinois are taking it affect making it illegal for pliers to demand access. >>> ten states across the country are raising the minimum wage for 2013. most of the bay bumps come from state cost of living adjustments. washington state will still hold the title of having the highest minimum wage in the country at $9.17 an hour that's after the 15 cent new year bump runs in. >>> a new law in kentucky will make it illegal for residents to release farrel or wild hogs back into the wild lands. >>> as of tomorrow, the state of florida no longer recognizes the alterian big machines as vehicles. >> that does it for the 6:00 hour, now let's send it back over to wisdom and allison who joins us. welcome back. where have you been ? >> nice to see you. happy new year to you. coming up late night talks yield results. the senate passes a deal on the fiscal cliff but hurdles to clear this morning. >> histor
is the first state south of the mason-dixon line to make gay marriage legal. workers in two more states can say no to bosses demanding access to their social media accounts like facebook or twitter. laws in california and illinois are on taking effect making it illegal for employers to make workers give access to their password protected social networking accounts. hundreds of thousands will ring in the new year with more money in their paychecks. ten states across the country are raising the minimum wage for 2013. most of the pay bumps come from state cost of living adjustments that account for inflation. washington state will still hold the title of having the highest minimum wage in the country at $9.19 an hour. that is after the 15-cent new year bump kicks in. no more hogs running wild in kentucky. a new law in that state will make it ill had for residents to release feral or wild hogs back into the wild. and keep those swamp buggies off the roads here in florida. as of tomorrow, the state of florida no longer recognizes the all-terrain big machines as motor vehicles. in miami, happy new ye
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today. the first below the mason-dixon line to legalize gay marriage. performed at the court house in annapolis. >>> carrying around a few extra pounds might not be bad for you. weight and life expectancy. >> the redskins get back to work after the holiday break. dave ross joins us live as we count down to sunday's kick off against seattle. >> first though, the danger of being a celebrity photographer. the pursuit of a picture of justin bieber caused one paparattzo his life. . >> and as we head to the break, here's a live look outside. not a bad looking start to the day. the latest weather and traffic coming up next. it's 7:09. we'll be right back .  amazing. dunkin's new turkey sausage breakfast sandwich. surprisingly great sausage taste with under 400 calories. try one today. america runs on dunkin'. >>> new this morning, a celebrity photographer killed in the line of duty. los angeles police say the yet unidentified man was crossing the street taking pictures of justin bieber's ferrari and hit and killed by another car. the pop star's car was parke
, down to the south, putting down rain. but farther north, north of the mason dixon line, it is all snow. and it will continue to snow. and sometimes we say snow makes snow. because if the ground is covered in snow, the air above it stays cooler. if the air is cooler, you have a chance of rain or snow, what will it be? you have this ripple effect, one thing after another effect and so more snow heading even into new york city for tomorrow night. now, there is rain now moving into new orleans here, baton rouge seeing very heavy rain, could get a little flooding here, some quick flooding, it will go away quickly. here across parts of mississippi, alabama, even into atlanta, rain coming in, and then along that line, right where the snow is now. don, would you believe, 65% of the u.s. right now is covered with some type of snow. inch or more. 65%. the most we could get at all last year was 45% in february. 48%. we're better than that. and really, you know, it is just starting. this is winter, just starting. the snow does move across the north anywhere from north of memphis right through evan
everything below the mason-dixon line. not new york. if you lived in tomorrow night what, elsewhere in the heartland you may think there is not part of the story. part of the chicago race right it use see a young black man who has been stoned to death after a 13 year-old boy has been murdered at a beach because he swam across the cochlea's color line. african-americans ended up homeless. but you describe the idyllic racially integrated hyde park now the home of the first family. bombs going off two years before? what is going on? >> guest: it is fascinating because phoebe phoebe, her great-grandmother lived in hyde park. that is a big deal. somebody recommended to me the chicago commission study of the race riot when i discovered the bombings to african-american moving into hyde park there was a campaign to move them out realized my goodness. >> it was not parlor conversation but propaganda. remarkable. i cannot remember how many that began before and continued after. it was a striking time. talking to her relatives i learned phoebe had to talk to cut there. the violence was sweepin
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